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  House of Councillors  Liberal Democratic Party 0 13 +23.14%
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DescriptionThe Kokkai (Diet) has two chambers. The Shugi-in (House of Representatives) has 480 members, elected for a four-year term, 300 members in single-seat constituencies and 180 members by proportional representation in 11 regional blocs. The Sangi-in (House of Councillors) has 247 members, elected for a six year term, every three year one-half renewed, 149 members in multi-seat constituencies and 98 by proportional representation.

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